Temporary Visitor Restrictions

Effective Friday, March 5, visitation hours on non-COVID 19 units at Mercy Health – Lourdes Hospital are 6 a.m.-7 p.m.

 Patients can only have two visitors at a time. Mothers in labor may have two visitors. Once mom and baby are in the post-partum area, moms may only have one visitor.

Emergency Department patients may have one visitor only.  No visitors in the Emergency Department for suspected COVID-19 patients.

Visitors must:

  • Wear mask at all times while inside the hospital walls
  • Agree not to visit if  experiencing any symptoms of illness
  • Perform hand hygiene frequently, especially before putting on and after taking off a mask
  • Be at least 15 years of age

Visitors may purchase food. Food must be eaten in the patient’s room. The only time a mask is not required is when a visitor is eating or drinking.

Visitors wishing to see a patient who already has two visitors must wait in their vehicle. Waiting is not permitted in the plaza area.

COVID-19 and Behavioral Health units are not accepting visitors at this time.

Critical Care Units may have special restrictions in place. Please call before visiting

Mercy Health – Lourdes Hospital recommends that anyone at high risk for severe illness, such as older adults or those with serious underlying conditions, not visit at this time.  

Visitor Information

Internet

Mercy Health — Lourdes Hospital offers free wireless internet access to patients and visitors. Feel free to bring your WiFi enabled laptop or hand-held device with you to your next appointment/visit.

Smoking Policy

To protect the health of our patients, visitors and associates, smoking is prohibited on the Lourdes campus. This includes all buildings, parking lots, and grounds.